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November 24, 2012

Russell R. Sprague Sr.

The Daily Star

---- — Russell R. Sprague Sr.

TROUT CREEK — Russell Raymond Sprague Sr., 74, of Trout Creek, passed away Monday, Nov. 19, 2012, at Wilson Hospital in Johnson City.

He was born July 26, 1938, son of the late Harold and Evelien (Langlow) Sprague in Apex. Russell married Irene Holtslander on June 15, 1963, in Northfield. He worked for Del Met Corp. in Walton for many years.

Russell is survived by his wife, Irene Sprague of Trout Creek; son, Russell Sprague and his wife, Peggy, of Trout Creek; and granddaughter, Mallory; nieces, nephews; and many cousins.

Graveside services will be private in Walton Cemetery.

Friends and family are invited to the Trout Creek American Legion, County Route 27, Trout Creek, on Thursday, Nov. 29, from 4 to 6 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Trout Creek Christmas Club.

Condolences may be sent online to

Arrangements are under the direction of C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, Sidney.